Written by renowned poet and performer Benjamin Zephaniah, this book describes the lives of 12 children living around the UK, from different ethnic and cultural backgrounds. It describes their activities, the kind of food they eat at home, and what
The purpose of this project is to educate children to care for their family and friends, and about issues relating to the local and global community. It aims to help them develop the ability to make choices, set goals and take action.
This website contains teaching materials with specific links to the Citizenship, History, English, RE and PSHE curricula, but many of the lesson plans and activities have been written with cross-curricular thinking skills in mind.
This handbook and DVD for primary teachers offer a guide for successful linking within the UK. It outlines potential pitfalls and how to avoid them, how to use a school link to build cross-cultural awareness, how to plan exchange days, and classroom.
This report, produced by the Historical Association, presents examples of effective teaching on controversial topics in history, in schools across all key stages from the ages of 3 to 19. The report is based on the UK curriculum requirements, which
This activity pack is aimed at primary teachers, and explores the day-to-day lives of children in Ethiopia, India, Peru and Vietnam. These real-life accounts are brief (two pages each), and cover issues of migration, poverty, health, environment, and urban and rural living conditions.
The Catholic aid agency CAFOD has developed a range of primary school teaching resources which highlight and explain the issues of fair and unfair trade for producers around the world.
This beautifully designed pack is crammed full of information and ideas on how Design & Technology teachers and students can contribute to creating a more sustainable world.
These vibrant and colourful DVDs are designed especially for young children to introduce them to a variety of festivals. As well as mini-documentaries following families through traditional celebrations, the resource is packed with songs, stories and activities that young children can carry out at school.
This booklet shares ideas on how Theatre in Education (TIE) can aid the teaching of citizenship in schools. It outlines the basic principles of TIE and Citizenship, and showcases creative case studies illustrating good practice at each Key Stage.